An 18-year old man was killed while his companion was wounded when a gunman crashed their drinking session in barangay Sta Lucia District, Pagadian city last Thursday.
The fatality was identified as Adonis Marlon Dacayan Boron, single while his injured companion was identified as Juliever Anar Namocatcat, 16. Both residents of Purok Makabibihay, barangay Sta Lucia.
A report from the Police Regional Office 9 disclosed that around 9:10 p.m. the two victims were having a drinking session in front of the Aquino Store when a gunman appeared and without any ado opened fire at them.
Witnesses told the police that the suspect hurriedly left the place after the two victims were thrown to the ground, bloodied.
The victims were rushed to a hospital but Boron was declared dead on arrival after sustaining multiple bullet wounds.
Namocatcat was confined in the hospital with two bullet wounds in the right leg.
Police investigators recovered two spent shells and a deformed slug of a .45 caliber pistol at the crime scene.